Monday, October 18, 2021

M Pioneer Insurance now available at Bayad

Photo shows (from upper left): Bayad president and CEO Lawrence Ferrer; M Pioneer president and CEO Gerardo Castañeda; (from lower left) Bayad chief product officer Edward Joseph Inza-Cruz and assistant to the president and CEO Atty. Maria Olivia Valera.

BAYAD, the biggest and widest multi-channel payment platform in the Philippines, and M Pioneer Insurance Inc., a non-life, health and travel insurance provider, have recently entered into a partnership to bring insurance protection closer to every Filipino in this time of global health crisis.

Since 2019, M Pioneer has been part of Bayad’s extensive biller network, empowering policy holders with wider payment options and convenience. Furthering this service, M Pioneer products can now be easily availed through Bayad Centers and soon through Bayad’s digital channels.

M Pioneer has an extensive lineup of insurance products designed to safeguard individuals, families and businesses against unforeseen risks. Its product range includes protection for Property, Motor, General Accident Line, Marine, Surety, Homeowners and packaged insurance products, in addition to health and travel insurance.

Formerly known as Republic Surety and Insurance Company Inc. (Republic), M Pioneer is a joint venture between Pioneer Insurance and Surety Corp. (Pioneer) and Manila Electric Company (Meralco). Putting customers at the heart of what it does, M Pioneer continuously reaches out to its customers and provide a better service. Its partnership with Bayad will enable the company to fully respond to the various needs of its target market.

“We develop relevant products and look for the right partners who share our goal to bring insurance to Filipinos from all walks of life. We are glad to move closer to this goal with Bayad as its network and reach allow us to offer affordable insurance to more customers across the country,” said M Pioneer president and chief executive officer (CEO) Gerardo Castañeda.

Meanwhile, according to Bayad president and CEO Lawrence Ferrer, “This partnership enables us to further the financial services that we offer on top of bills payment. We see insurance, particularly in this pandemic, to be a very relevant service. With our resources combined, we aim to create meaningful impact especially for the underserved and unbanked communities.”

With M Pioneer insurance products now available at Bayad Centers located nationwide, more Filipinos can buy and pay for their insurance conveniently. In the coming months, this service will also be available in the Bayad App, an all-in-one “pera” transaction mobile app and Bayad Online, an extension of Bayad Centers that offers the same safe, hassle-free and reliable payment acceptance that is available 24/7 for “kababayans” and can be accessed from anywhere in the world.

Through this partnership, peace of mind and preparing for the future are made easy and more convenient. Filipinos can now be insured in the easiest way possible, helping them achieve peace of mind as they prepare for the future.

To be part of Bayad’s extensive network, one may contact it at or call this number: +63 998 962 4552. For businesses interested in leveraging Bayad's multi-channel network and seamless bills payment solutions, they may reach out to, call +63 998 963 7880 or fill out Bayad’s biller onboarding form to get started: SPONSORED CONTENT


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